Basil Bessonoff

Adjunct Language Professor


Professional Experience

Prof. Bessonoff is a Fellow at the Chartered Royal Institute of Linguists (UK) and teaches Russian language courses at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and Graduate School USA (formerly the USDA Graduate School).


Education

Professor Bessonoff holds a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the University of London and an advanced degree in Applied Linguistics from the University of St. Petersburg (Russia).


Courses

  Advanced Russian I
  Advanced Russian II
  Beginning Russian I
  Beginning Russian II
  Intermediate Russian I
  Intermediate Russian II

Books

  Road to Russia: Russian Language Textbook for Beginners